Per jus me's request, I've added oil to the charts.
Both gold and oil are similarly pricey when looking at these charts. So here's the gold bug question of the day.
Do we burn gold like we burn oil or does gold continue to accumulate each year?
Gold: "The Ultimate Bubble"
USGS: Historical Mineral Statistics
Kitco: Precious Metals
Kitco: Base Metals
EIA: World Crude Oil Production
Bloomberg: Energy & Oil Prices
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